A man was killed in a shooting in Clarkson on Friday, Dec. 29.

At approximately 1:00 a.m. on Friday, Kentucky State Police (KSP) and the Grayson County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene of a domestic disturbance and shooting that occurred at 4334 Grayson Springs Rd. in Clarkson.

According to KSP Trooper Jeff Gregory, Kaitlyn Houchin, 21, and her boyfriend, Stephen Waninger, 31, have been living with Kaitlyn Houchin's father, Billy Joe Houchin, 46 at his Clarkson residence.

Gregory stated in a press release, "Kaitlyn Houchin and Waninger became involved in a domestic altercation when Billy Joe Houchin attempted to intervene."

Gregory said, "Waninger and Billy Joe Houchin then got involved in a serious physical altercation and after a lengthy struggle between the two, Billy Joe Houchin fatally shot Waninger."

According to Gregory, Stephen Waninger was later pronounced deceased at the residence by the Grayson County Coroner’s Office.

Billy Joe Houchin refused treatment for his injuries, Gregory stated.

According to KSP, the case will remain under investigation by KSP Detective Scotty Sharp and will be presented upon completion to the Grayson County Commonwealth Attorney’s Office for review.

Trooper Gregory said there will be no charges filed at this time against Billy Joe Houchin.